How to Twist Streamers

Streamers are an essential and fun element to any party. They are cheerful, colorful and inexpensive decorations to help style any party.

How to Twist Streamers
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Things You'll Need:

Things You'll Need
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• Streamers (single color for one or two colors for double streamer) • Scissors • Scotch tape

Single Streamer Step One: Fold and Tape Streamer

Fold and tape streamer
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Take your streamer roll and fold the open end 1" inch and secure with tape.

Step Two: Affix to the Wall

Affix to wall
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Tape your streamer to the wall or desired area. One piece of tape should be enough.

Step Three: Measure and Cut Streamer

Cut streamer to desired length
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Cut your streamer with scissors to the desired length. Make sure you have enough length for scalloping.

Step Four: Twist Streamer

Twist streamer
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Going in a clockwise motion, gently twist your streamer until you come to the other side of the wall or desired area.

Step Five: Affix End of Streamer to the Wall

Affix to wall
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Fold streamer 1" from the end and affix twisted streamer to wall with tape.

Double Streamers Step One: Line Up Two Sets of Streamers

Place streamers on top of each other
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When you want the look of two different colors, take two streamers and place on top of each other.

Step Two: Fold and Tape Streamers Together

Fold and tape streamers
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Fold two streamers together 1" from the end and secure with tape. This will help reinforce it when hanging.

Step Three: Cut Streamers

Cut streamers
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Cut your streamers with scissors to the desired length. Make sure you have enough length for scalloping.

Step Four: Twist Streamers

Twist streamers
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As with a single streamer, turning in a clockwise motion gently twist your streamers until you come to the other side of the wall or desired area.

Step Five: Affix Streamers to Wall

Affix streamer to wall
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Fold streamers 1" from the end and affix twisted streamer to wall with tape.

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